عطر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ع ط ر(ʿ-ṭ-r).

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عِطْر (ʿiṭrm (plural عُطُور(ʿuṭūr) or عُطُورَات(ʿuṭūrāt))

  1. perfume, scent
  2. essence, attar
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  • Gulf Arabic: عطر(ʿiṭir)
  • Hijazi Arabic: عطر(ʿiṭir)
  • Persian: عطر(atr)

Etymology 2[edit]

Denominal verb from عِطْر(ʿiṭr, perfume).

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Verb[edit]

عَطَّرَ (ʿaṭṭara) II, non-past يُعَطِّرُ‎‎ (yuʿaṭṭiru)

  1. to perfume
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Adjective[edit]

عَطِر (ʿaṭir)

  1. fragrant, sweet-smelling, aromatic
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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic عِطْر(ʿiṭr).

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Noun[edit]

عطر (ʿiṭrm (plural عُطور(ʿuṭūr) or عِطُور(ʿòṭūr))

  1. (uncommon) perfume
    Synonym: ريحة(rīḥâ)
    1. (uncommon) cologne
      Synonym: كُلونيا(kolonya)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic عَطَّرَ(ʿaṭṭara, to perfume).

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عطر (ʿaṭṭar) (perfect)

  1. (transitive) to perfume
    عَطَّرت الأُٖوضة
    ʿaṭṭart il-'ōdah
    I perfumed the room

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عطر (ʿeṭer) (perfect)

  1. (intransitive, with في(into), dated) to bump into, to clash with, to cross paths with, to come across
    أنا!؟، دا أنا لو عطرت ف الحرامي ده، دانا هوديه ورا الشمس!‎‎
    ’Ana!?, da ’ana law ʿeṭert fe l-ħarami dah, danā ha-waddīh wara ŝ-ŝams!
    Me?! If I ever found that swindler, I'd mess him up! (literally "take him behind the sun")

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic عِطْر(ʿiṭr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʕitˤir/, [ʕe̞tˤe̞r], [ʕɪtˤɪr]

Noun[edit]

عطر (ʿiṭirm (plural عُطور(ʿuṭūr) or عطورات(ʿuṭūrāt))

  1. perfume
  2. cologne
    Synonym: كُلونيا(kulōnya)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic عَطَّر(ʿaṭṭar, to perfume).

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Verb[edit]

عطر (ʿaṭṭar) (non-past يِعَطِّر(yiʿaṭṭir), form II)

  1. to perfume
    عَطَّرت الغُرفة
    ʿaṭṭart al-ḡurfa
    I perfumed the room

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic عِطْر(ʿiṭr).

Noun[edit]

عطر (atr)

  1. perfume
  2. odour
  3. scent

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic عِطْر(ʿiṭr).

Noun[edit]

عطر (itr, atrm (Hindi spelling इत्र)

  1. perfume
  2. fragrance
  3. essence
  4. attar
  5. odour
  6. scent